Philippines - Unemployment

Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24)

Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) in Philippines was 19.30 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 25.90 in 2004, while its lowest value was 13.10 in 1983.

Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1983 13.10
1985 16.10
1987 20.40
1988 18.50
1989 22.00
1990 19.20
1991 21.60
1992 20.40
1993 20.80
1994 20.90
1995 19.10
1996 17.60
1997 18.50
1998 21.50
1999 22.30
2000 23.60
2001 22.90
2002 24.30
2003 23.20
2004 25.90
2005 18.90
2006 18.40
2007 16.50
2008 19.60
2009 19.30

Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24)

Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in Philippines was 16.20 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 19.80 in 2000, while its lowest value was 7.70 in 1983.

Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1983 7.70
1985 9.70
1987 13.20
1988 13.10
1989 14.10
1990 13.10
1991 15.20
1992 15.20
1993 15.20
1994 14.80
1995 14.40
1996 12.70
1997 14.10
1998 17.50
1999 18.20
2000 19.80
2001 16.60
2002 19.70
2003 18.30
2004 19.10
2005 14.90
2006 15.90
2007 13.90
2008 16.20
2009 16.20

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24)

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Philippines was 17.40 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 21.70 in 2004, while its lowest value was 9.80 in 1983.

Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1983 9.80
1985 12.10
1987 15.90
1988 15.00
1989 17.00
1990 15.40
1991 17.60
1992 17.20
1993 17.30
1994 17.00
1995 16.10
1996 14.50
1997 15.70
1998 18.90
1999 19.70
2000 21.20
2001 19.00
2002 21.40
2003 20.10
2004 21.70
2005 16.40
2006 16.90
2007 14.90
2008 17.50
2009 17.40

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Philippines was 6.65 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 12.60 in 2004, while its lowest value was 6.65 in 2011.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1980 7.50
1981 8.60
1982 8.60
1983 6.70
1984 10.00
1985 8.10
1986 8.90
1987 10.90
1988 9.50
1989 10.30
1990 9.80
1991 10.50
1992 9.90
1993 10.00
1994 9.40
1995 9.40
1996 8.20
1997 8.50
1998 9.50
1999 9.50
2000 11.50
2001 11.30
2002 12.00
2003 11.90
2004 12.60
2005 7.80
2006 7.60
2007 7.10
2008 7.10
2009 7.40
2010 6.93
2011 6.65

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Philippines was 7.36 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 11.60 in 2004, while its lowest value was 3.20 in 1980.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 3.20
1981 3.50
1982 3.60
1983 3.70
1984 5.20
1985 4.80
1986 4.90
1987 8.10
1988 7.70
1989 7.30
1990 7.10
1991 8.10
1992 7.90
1993 8.20
1994 7.90
1995 7.70
1996 7.00
1997 7.50
1998 9.30
1999 9.40
2000 11.00
2001 10.70
2002 11.20
2003 10.80
2004 11.60
2005 7.70
2006 8.20
2007 7.60
2008 7.50
2009 7.50
2010 7.62
2011 7.36

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Philippines was 7.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 11.90 in 2004, while its lowest value was 4.80 in 1980.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 4.80
1981 5.40
1982 5.50
1983 4.90
1984 7.00
1985 6.10
1986 6.40
1987 9.10
1988 8.30
1989 8.40
1990 8.10
1991 9.00
1992 8.60
1993 8.90
1994 8.40
1995 8.40
1996 7.40
1997 7.90
1998 9.40
1999 9.40
2000 11.20
2001 11.00
2002 11.50
2003 11.20
2004 11.90
2005 7.70
2006 8.00
2007 7.40
2008 7.30
2009 7.50
2010 7.30
2011 7.00

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment